Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with Foothills Animal Shelter. Our employees make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals and people in our community each year.

Current Job Openings

Facilities Assistant

The Facilities Assistant is responsible for assisting in total maintenance of the facility, including a 34,000 square foot building, and the grounds surrounding the building. The position is responsible for supporting all safety efforts and efficient operations of the Shelter. Interested applicants must be experienced in maintenance or craft occupations and possess outstanding problem solving and customer service skills. Duties will involve minor plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and mechanical equipment repairs, as well as installing new equipment and fixtures, coordinating security services. Additionally, this position is integral in ensuring the facility and grounds are clean and properly maintained through landscaping responsibilities. Other duties that may be required are crematory operations and other shelter support roles for other departments. This is a full-time position. Candidate must have a valid Colorado driver license free of major violations, reliable transportation, the ability to lift 75 pounds, and a willingness to have a flexible schedule and respond to emergencies and callbacks.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to ecummins@fas4pets.org. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis and the position may be filled prior to the deadline. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.


Associate Veterinarian

Reporting directly to the Shelter’s Chief Veterinarian, the Associate Veterinarian helps to lead the Shelter’s healthcare team, provides excellent medical and surgical care to the Shelter’s animals as well as public animals, participates and assists in receipt of and processing incoming transfer animals, and ensures the Shelter provides the highest quality of humane and professional veterinary care.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to ecummins@fas4pets.org with Associate Veterinarian in the subject line. Applications must be received by November 17, 2017. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.


Veterinary Technician

The Veterinary Technician will administer medications and vaccinations, maintain clinical records in a computer software system, and perform initial and ongoing health assessments of animals to note any changes in their condition. A portion of the scheduled days are spent in a high-quality, high-volume surgery environment. Prior experience and proficiency in anesthesia and surgery is required.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to Erin Cummins at ecummins@fas4pets.org with Vet Tech Opportunity in subject line. Applications must be received by October 31, 2017.